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botanicus
botanicus
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Botanicus is a freely accessible portal to historic botanical literature from the Missouri Botanical Garden, Peter H. Raven Library. Botanicus is made possible through support from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, W.M. Keck Foundation, and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
Topic: botanicus biodiversity missouri botanical garden library
citebank
citebank
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36,819
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5.6M
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CiteBank is BHL's citation repository, featuring open access content contributed by BHL partners and specialists working in the natural sciences. The Biodiversity Heritage Library is a global community of natural history libraries and research institutions who have formed a partnership to digitize and make available the world's biodiversity literature.
Topic: citebank biodiversity heritage library missouri botanical garden library
Expanding Access to Biodiversity Literature
collection
8,518
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1.1M
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Expanding Access to Biodiversity Literature, which is funded generously by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), will significantly increase online access to biodiversity material by positioning the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) as an on-ramp for biodiversity content providers that would like to contribute to the national digital library infrastructure through the Digital Public Library of America (DPLA).
BHL Field Notes Project
BHL Field Notes Project
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538,213
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The BHL Field Notes Project is a collaborative project funded by the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR). It provides open access to field notes from institutions throughout the United States. Building on the work of the Smithsonian Field Book Project, the BHL Field Notes Project aims not only to provide general access to this material, but to reunite fragmented collections through institutional collaboration. Doing so will provide a more complete picture of the expeditions,...
Smithsonian Field Books
Smithsonian Field Books
collection
3,562
ITEMS
714,061
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This collection contains items from the Smithsonian Field Book Project, an initiative to increase accessibility to field book content that documents natural history.
Topic: Natural history
Chinese Academy Science
Chinese Academy Science
collection
21,645
ITEMS
1.3M
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The Chinese Academy of Science
Topic: chinese academy science
Biodiversity Heritage Library Seed & Nursery Catalogs
Biodiversity Heritage Library Seed & Nursery Catalogs
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2,477
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457,230
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Biodiversity Heritage Library Seed & Nursery Catalogs
darwinslibrary
darwinslibrary
collection
315
ITEMS
379,338
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A scholarly edition of Darwin's scientific archive.
Topic: charles darwin biodiversity heritage library missouri botanical garden
Issued in parts
Topics: Mushrooms, Fungi, Discomycetes
Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, Library, Art & Archives
Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, Library, Art & Archives
collection
225
ITEMS
140,084
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The Library, Art & Archives of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew was established 160 years ago and contains one of the largest collections of material in the world relating to botany. The collections comprise 300,000 printed volumes, 5,000 journal titles and 11,000 maps. The Art and Illustrations Collection is without equal and is made up of over 200,000 items – watercolours, prints, drawings, oil paintings and photographs – by some of the finest artists working in the field of botanical...
botanicus
by Royal Society of New South Wales
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Topics: Periodicals, Science
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Potter, George Edwin, 1898-
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Bibliography: p. 889-904
Topic: Zoology
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Nordenholt, George Fred, 1892-; Kerr, Joseph, 1765-1837; Sasso, John
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vii, 277 p. incl. illus., tables, diagrs. 28 x 22 cm
Topics: Mechanical engineering, Machine design
botanicus
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Topics: 1880, Belgium, Botany, Graphic media :, Hand-colored, Indonesia, Java, Lithograph
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Harvard University. Museum of Comparative Zoology
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There was no gap between vol. 2, no. 9, and vol. 4, no. 10
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Topic: Zoology
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Smithsonian Institution
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GeoRef
Topic: Science
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by American Iris Society; Sturtevant, Robert S
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Place of publication varies
Topic: Irises (Plants)
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Müller, Johannes
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From the library of Charles Darwin
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919
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1 sheet ([1] p.) ; 25 cm., bound to 30 cm
Topic: Birds -- New York (State) -- Oyster Bay
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by African Violet Society of America
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v. 26-28cm
Topics: African violets, Periodicals, African Violet Society of America -- Periodicals, African violets --...
American Museum of Natural History
by San Diego Shell Club
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Print version ceased with v. 46, no. 2 (Feb. 13, 2014)
Topics: Mollusks, Shells
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Topics: Geology -- Great Plains, Geology, Stratigraphic -- Tertiary, Mammals, Fossil, Paleontology -- Great...
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Lewis, A. B. (Albert Buell), 1867-
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1 p. l., 2 p. 30 cm
Topics: Textile design, Textile fabrics -- India, Decoration and ornament
Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Brooklyn Botanic Garden
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82
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30,833
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Brooklyn Botanic Garden
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Porta, Giambattista della, 1535?-1615
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14
Woodcut head- and tail-pieces, initials
Topics: Serpents, Serpent worship
Pacific Northwest Horticulture
Pacific Northwest Horticulture
collection
799
ITEMS
77,021
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Pacific Northwest plant and garden society publications.
Fleming Collection
Topics: Natural history -- Amazon River Valley, Indians of South America -- Amazon River Valley, Indians of...
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Burke, L., Mrs
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95 pages, color frontispiece : 13 cm
Topic: Flower language
statement of responsibility: collected from most authentick authors, augmented with later observations, and adorn'd with maps and sculptures by John Ogilby
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Esper, Eugen Johann Christoph, 1742-1810; Charpentier, Toussaint von, 1779-1847; Bock, Johann Carl, b. 1757, engraver; Leitner, Johann, engraver; Volkart, J. F., engraver; Schaus, William, 1859- , former owner. DSI
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First published in Erlangen [1785]-1801
Topics: Butterflies, Lepidoptera
botanicus
texts

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Topics: Flower language, Flowers, Symbolic aspects
botanicus
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Topics: 1707-1778, Juvenile literature, Linné, Carl von,
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Sumner, Francis Bertody, 1874-; Osburn, Raymond C. (Raymond Carroll), 1872-1955; Cole, Leon Jacob, 1877-; Davis, Bradley M. (Bradley Moore), b. 1871; United States. Bureau of Fisheries
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Part I, sec. I. Physical and zoological / Francis B. Sumner, Raymond C. Osburn, and Leon J. Cole -- Sec. II. Botanical / by Bradley M Davis -- Part II, sec. III. A catalogue of the marine fauna / by Francis B. Sumner, Raymond C. Osburn, and Leon J. Cole -- Sec. IV. A catalogue of the marine flora / by Bradley M. Davis
Topics: Marine animals, Marine plants
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by American Society for Microbiology; Bergey, D. H. (David Hendricks), 1860-1937; Breed, Robert S. (Robert Stanley), 1877-1956
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Includes bibliographies
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Topics: Bacteriology, Bacteria -- classification
R/V Dan Moore station logs
R/V Dan Moore station logs
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2,431
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56,360
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Logs of species identified in trawl nets pulled by the research vessel Dan Moore off the coast of North Carolina in the 1960s and 1970s
Denver Botanic Gardens Helen Fowler Library
Denver Botanic Gardens Helen Fowler Library
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68
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23,164
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Denver Botanic Gardens Helen Fowler Library
viii, 519, 16 p. : (8vo)
University of Toronto - John M. Kelly Library
by Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882
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Previously published as: On the origin of species by means of natural selection
Topics: Evolution, Natural selection
Bibliographies interspersed
Topic: Insects
botanicus
by Engelmann, George,
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Topics: 1809-1884, Annonaceae, Aquifoliaceae, Berberaceae, Botanical illustration, Capparaceae,...
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Steenis, C. G. G. J. van (Cornelis Gijsbert Gerrit Jan), ed; Indonesia. Departemen Pertanian; Foundation Flora Malesiana
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At head of title: Republic of Indonesia, Ministry of Agriculture
Topics: Botany, Phytogeography, Plant collectors
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Steenis, C. G. G. J. van (Cornelis Gijsbert Gerrit Jan); Steenis-Kruseman, M. J. van; Indonesia. Departemen Pertanian; Lembaga Ilmu Pengetahuan Indonesia; Kebun Raya Indonesia
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"Being an illustrated systematic account of the Malaysian flora, including keys for determination, diagnostic descriptions, references to the literature, synonymy, and distribution, and notes on the ecology of its wild and commonly cultivated plants
Topics: Phytogeography, Plant collectors
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Steenis, C. G. G. J. van (Cornelis Gijsbert Gerrit Jan); Steenis-Kruseman, M. J. van; Indonesia. Departemen Pertanian; Lembaga Ilmu Pengetahuan Indonesia; Kebun Raya Indonesia
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"Being an illustrated systematic account of the Malaysian flora, including keys for determination, diagnostic descriptions, references to the literature, synonymy, and distribution, and notes on the ecology of its wild and commonly cultivated plants
Topics: Phytogeography, Plant collectors
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Steenis, C. G. G. J. van (Cornelis Gijsbert Gerrit Jan), ed; Indonesia. Departemen Pertanian; Foundation Flora Malesiana
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At head of title: Republic of Indonesia, Ministry of Agriculture
Topics: Botany, Phytogeography, Plant collectors
University of Texas Libraries
University of Texas Libraries
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University of Texas Libraries
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Strasburger, Eduard, 1844-1912; Schenck, H. (Heinrich), 1860-1927; Noll, Fritz, 1858-1908; Karsten, George, 1863-1937; Lang, W. H. (William Henry), b. 1874
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"Index of literature": p. 691-715
Topic: Botany -- Textbooks
Includes bibliography
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Topic: Science -- History
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by White, Philip R. (Philip Rodney), 1901-
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xiii, [1], 277 p. 21 cm
Topic: Plant cells and tissues
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Steenis, C. G. G. J. van (Cornelis Gijsbert Gerrit Jan); Steenis-Kruseman, M. J. van; Indonesia. Departemen Pertanian; Lembaga Ilmu Pengetahuan Indonesia; Kebun Raya Indonesia
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"Being an illustrated systematic account of the Malaysian flora, including keys for determination, diagnostic descriptions, references to the literature, synonymy, and distribution, and notes on the ecology of its wild and commonly cultivated plants
Topics: Phytogeography, Plant collectors
Delaware Museum of Natural History Library
Delaware Museum of Natural History Library
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38
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Welcome to the Delaware Museum of Natural History Connect to the natural world through exploration and discovery at the Delaware Museum of Natural History. Experience habitats from around the globe, gaze up to a giant squid, encounter a jaguar face-to-face and marvel at the diversity of shells from around the world. Gallery highlights also include the only permanent dinosaur collection in Delaware and a simulated coral reef. Museum researchers maintain our expansive collections of mollusks and...
x, 264, [1] leaf of plates : 25 x 32 cm
Topics: Animal locomotion, Photography of animals
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Steenis, C. G. G. J. van (Cornelis Gijsbert Gerrit Jan); Steenis-Kruseman, M. J. van; Indonesia. Departemen Pertanian; Lembaga Ilmu Pengetahuan Indonesia; Kebun Raya Indonesia
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"Being an illustrated systematic account of the Malaysian flora, including keys for determination, diagnostic descriptions, references to the literature, synonymy, and distribution, and notes on the ecology of its wild and commonly cultivated plants
Topics: Phytogeography, Plant collectors
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919; Minot, H. D. (Henry Davis), 1859-1890; Tucker, Marcia Brady, former owner. DSI
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statement of responsibility: by Theodore Roosevelt, Jr. and H.D. Minot
Topics: Bird populations, Birds
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Grasset, Eugène, 1841-1917; Verneuil, M. P. (Maurice Pillard), 1869-1942, ill
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statement of responsibility: sous la direction de M. Eugène Grasset
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Topics: Decoration and ornament, Flowers in art
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Prosser, C. Ladd (Clifford Ladd), 1907-; Bishop, David W
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Includes bibliographies
Topic: Physiology, Comparative
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Young, J. Z. (John Zachary), 1907-
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820 p. 25 cm
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Topics: Vertebrates, Vertebrates, Fossil
Desert Botanical Gardens, Schilling Library
Desert Botanical Gardens, Schilling Library
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72
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19,915
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Desert Botanical Gardens, Schilling Library
Biodiversity Heritage Library
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Topics: Architecture, Domestic, Landscape gardening
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Steenis, C. G. G. J. van (Cornelis Gijsbert Gerrit Jan); Steenis-Kruseman, M. J. van; Indonesia. Departemen Pertanian; Lembaga Ilmu Pengetahuan Indonesia; Kebun Raya Indonesia
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"Being an illustrated systematic account of the Malaysian flora, including keys for determination, diagnostic descriptions, references to the literature, synonymy, and distribution, and notes on the ecology of its wild and commonly cultivated plants
Topics: Phytogeography, Plant collectors
Biodiversity Heritage Library
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Bibliography: p. 183-188
Topics: Pteridophyta, Botany -- Morphology
Originally published in 1652 under title: The English physician
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Topics: Materia medica, Botany, Medical, Herbs
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Thompson, D'Arcy Wentworth, 1860-1948
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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Topics: Growth, Biology
botanicus
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Topics: Periodicals, Science
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This online collection features selected catalogs from the Hastings Seed Company Collection of the Cherokee Garden Library collection. For an overview of the entire Hastings Seed Company Collection, visit the Cherokee Garden Library, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. This online collection features selected agricultural periodicals from the Cherokee Garden Library collection. For an overview of the entire agricultural periodical collection, visit the Cherokee Garden Library,...
Henry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection
by Livingston Seed Company; Henry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection
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Caption title
Topics: Seeds Catalogs, Seed industry and trade Ohio Columbus Catalogs, Vegetables Ohio Columbus Catalogs,...
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Agricola, Georg, 1494-1555; Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964
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W Stommel Gift 1994
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Topics: Metallurgy, Mineral industries
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Tokyo Shokubutsu Gakkai; Nihon Shokubutsu Gakkai
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Title varies slightly
Topics: Plants, Botany
Topics: Botany, Pre-Linnean works
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
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Topics: Classification -- Books Science, Science -- Bibliography, Science -- Periodicals Bibliography
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Humboldt, Alexander von, 1769-1859
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Topics: Astronomy, Physical geography, Science
University of Toronto - John M. Kelly Library
by Aristotle; Peck, Arthur Leslie, 1902-
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Topics: Reproduction, Zoology
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Heck, J. G. (Johann Georg), -1857; Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887
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statement of responsibility: Systematically arranged by J.G. Heck. Translated from the German, with additions, and edited by Spencer F. Baird ... illustrated by five hundred steel plates, containing upwards of twelve thousand engravings
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Topic: Encyclopedias and dictionaries
The New York Botanical Garden
by Kloppenburg, Dale; Wayman, Ann
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Topic: Hoya